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Barholm Old Hall, Barholm and Stowe

Description: Barholm Old Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 194390

OS Grid Reference: TF0884210689
OS Grid Coordinates: 508842, 310689
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6830, -0.3913

Location: Barholm, Lincolnshire PE9 4RA

Locality: Barholm and Stowe
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE9 4RA

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Listing Text

(south side)

6.5.52 Barholm Old Hall

G.V. II*

Small country house. C15, altered and extended early C17,
further altered in C19. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar
quoins and dressings. Collyweston slate roofs having single
projecting wall and gable stacks, each with paired ashlar shafts
and moulded cornices. L-plan. Originally an open C15 hall,
floored in and extended in C17 by addition of a parlour block to
right. 2 storey, 3 bay front, with to right a gabled blank bay.
Off-centre planked round headed door with wave moulded head
having to left single 3 light and to right a single light window.
To first floor is a window of 4 lights with broader king mullion
and a further single light window. All windows are ovolo
mullioned with moulded stone surrounds. On the rear wall is a
blocked 4 centred arched doorway and beside it a gabled 2 storey
projection with C17 oak roof finial, probably originally an added
stair block. Interior retains fine c.1600 4 centred arched
fireplace in former hall. There is a similar fireplace in the
dining room. Building works revealed soot blackened roof timbers
and evidence of a louvre in the hall. In the left gable wall of
the hall is a pointed doorway, visible from the inside only,
possibly a former service door to the screens passage.

Listing NGR: TF0884210689

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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